Calendar of Events

ADVENTURES IN THE ESTUARY CAMP
Sign up Now.  Weekly June 12 to July 28.  Each week focuses on a different habitat.  [email protected], 823-4500.

Sat * May 27 * 9 to11 a.m.
VILANO BEACH MAIN STREET - BLESSING OF THE BOARDS
Procession of skateboards, boogie boards, surfboards, paddleboards along Vilano Road (our Main Street) welcoming in the summer season for recreational fun in the sun!!!!!!!!!  Contact Sallie O'Hara to participate at 904-540-0402.

Thurs * June 1 * 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Vilano Beach TOASTMASTERS
First & Third Thursdays.  North Shores Improvement Association Community Center, 10 Meadow Avenue.  Developing self-confidence, how to say what you want to say in a meaningful amount of time, etc.   Liz at (860) 304-7593, [email protected], or Michelle, (617) 756-1059.  Toastmasters.org.

Fri * June 2 * 10 to 11:30 a.m.
GTM RESEARCH RESERVE
New Volunteer Orientation.  Become a volunteer!  At the Education Center, 505 Guana River RD.  Contact Shannon Rininger, 823-4500.

Fri * June 2 * 6 to 9 p.m.
ART WALK OFF THE BEATEN PATH
160 Vilano Road.  First Friday.  Multiple artists displaying – oils, watercolors, artistic crafts.    540-0402.

Mon * June 13 * 9 to11 a.m.
COUNTY CIVIC ASSOCIATION ROUNDTABLE
At the Airport Conference Center. Second Monday.  Government watch dog organization.  North Shores was a charter member.   SJCRoundtable.org.  315-3288.

Thurs * June 15 * 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Vilano Beach TOASTMASTERS
First & Third Thursdays.  North Shores Improvement Association Community Center, 10 Meadow Avenue.  Developing self-confidence, how to say what you want to say in a meaningful amount of time, etc.   Liz at (860) 304-7593, [email protected], or Michelle, (617) 756-1059.  Toastmasters.org.

Fridays * June 9 * 7 p.m.
BINGO SOCIAL
North Shores Community Center.  Usually the second and fourth Fridays, but after June 9 will take a vacation until August 25.  Have fun and joy and help renovate our community center with the proceeds.  Look for signs and announcements.   Info: (770) 597-4904.

Note:  The Bingo Social will be held on June 9, but will then take a vacation until August 25.

Sat * June 10
LIMELIGHT THEATER
Deadline to get early bird subscriptions for the 2017-2018 season.  Limelight-theatre.org or (904) 825-1164.

Sun * June 11 * 4 p.m.
PORPOISE POINT HOMEOWNERS
Annual meeting at the Community Center, 120 Meadow Ave. Contact:  Property Services Group, 819-9566.

Fri * June 15 * 7 to 10 p.m.
CLUSTERPLUCK
Bluegrass old-time jam session at DOS Coffee and Wine, 300 San Marco.  904-342-2421, DOSbar.com.  DOS has happy hour Monday to Friday from 4 to 7, 20% off wine and beer by the glass.

Wed * June 21 * 4 p.m.
VILANO BEACH MAIN STREET
Hampton Inn. Third Wednesday.  “The Best is Yet to Come.”  540-0402.  VilanoBeachFL.com.  Find out what’s happening and what is going to happen.  Meet movers and shakers and county officials.

Fri to Sun * August 18 to 20
FLORIDA SKIMBOARDING
International PRO/AM TOURNAMENT
Run * Drop * Slide at the Vilano Beach Ramp.  For application, See www.rundropslide.com > More > Florida Pro/Am.  540-1187, [email protected].

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Mondays & Thursdays * 8 a.m.
Every Saturday * 8:30 am & 9:30 am
PILATES CLASSES
At the North Shores Community Center, 120 Meadow Avenue.  Pilates is a system of strengthening and stretching exercises designed to develop the body’s core, including abdominals, lower back, hips and gluts.  Your teacher is Michele Green, [email protected].  (972) 824-8777.

Calendar for GTM Research Reserve Education Center events
Exploring our environment.  Guided Hikes, Beach Walks, Lectures.  For updated activities, go to www.gtmnerr.org or call 823-4500. 

Saturdays * 9 am
NORTH FLORIDA BIKE CLUB RALLY
They ride regularly on Saturdays, except third Saturday, starting at Vilano Publix parking lot.  They take a warm up loop around Porpoise Point before heading over the Bridge. Cyclists of all abilities welcome with a guaranteed 35 mile B pace ride as well as a 48 mile option.  Contact Mark (973) 219-1092 or Penni (501-5037.

Every Sunday * 10:00 am & 11:00 am
CHURCH AT VILANO
10 am Bible Study, 10:45 am Coffee social, 11:00 Worship & Communion. Every Wednesday * 7 pm Prayer & Bible Study. At North Shores Community Center, 120 Meadow Avenue & Church House at 121 Meadow Avenue. 904- 808-8304

2nd Sat & Sun of each month * 12:30 pm to 4 pm
VESSEL SAFETY CHECKS at VILANO BOAT RAMP
12:30 to 4 pm * SAFETY VESSEL CHECKS at Vilano Boat Ramp, weather permitting, by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 14-7. No charge. Prevent any citations for required items. Decal awarded. 904-347-5757.  www.safetyseal.net.

PUBLIC LIBRARY CLASSES
Go to www.sjcpls.org/content/main-library for offerings at our Main Library location such as yoga, stretching, seniors vs. crime, AARP tax assistance, after school gaming and science lab, story times for babies, toddlers, preschool, PC and internet. 904-827-6931 Note: new hours Mon. & Tues. 11 am to 7 pm; Wed., Thurs., & Fri. 10 am to 6 pm; Sat. 10am to 5 pm; Closed Sundays.

Every Friday 11:30am
A A Meeting
North Shores Community Center, 120 Meadow Avenue.